As you face information overload and fast-changing business conditions, we help you make sense of the most relevant economic data to support your decision-making. Whether you want to assess labor trends, invest in innovation or understand shifts in global economies, we filter through complexity and tell you only what you need to know. You can rely on us to be an independent voice, and our accessible language enables you to connect economic information to your unique business challenges and strategy.
Insights from our Economists
Economic insights and analyses on the global economy and specific current topics relevant to business executives.
StraightTalk® Global Economic Outlook 2016: Escaping the Global Economy's Holding Pattern
Tools to assess uncertainty and unlock opportunity, providing you with the powerful framework of scenario analysis to enhance your strategic planning and stay ahead of trends.
Guidance and scenarios to inform your long-term, global energy strategy, helping you assess new energy sources, rising demand from emerging markets, political factors and the regulatory environment.
A clear, cohesive picture of our outlook for the global economy, based on the forces that drive competitiveness and productivity, to help you maximize your global strategy.
Metrics and analysis that support your decision making by illuminating labor supply and demand, as well as the human capital issues that help shape economies around the world.
Workplace Culture Summit
26 - 27 September, 2017 (New York, NY)
15th Annual Change and Transformation Conference
22 - 23 June, 2017 (New York, NY)
Europe 2.0? Four Scenarios for Europe Post-Brexit
December 2016 | Research Report
We present four scenarios for how the EU could fare in the medium term after the existential crisis of Brexit. In each scenario, some sectors and industries benefit more than others.
25 Truths about M&A: Insights from the 3rd Annual Corporate Development Conference
December 2016 | Conference KeyNotes
Although mergers & acquisitions activity in early 2016 declined from 2015’s record levels, nearly half of CEOs expect to conduct a domestic transaction this year, and a third expect to do a cross-border deal.
The Conference Board Economics Watch® - Economic Policy After the Elections
13 December, 2016 | Economics Watch
What does this election outcome portend? How will the election affect business uncertainty and how will our next president's proposed changes to fiscal policy impact the economy? We will look at early signs for these issues. CPE credit available
Contemplating M&A? Identify Risks by Assessing Your Digital Assets
13 December, 2016 | Conference KeyNotes
Join this webcast to hear specific case examples and lessons learned from expert practitioners at IBM, PwC, and DuPont and discover tools and methodologies you can implement to get started with digital due diligence. CPE, HRCI, and SHRM credit available